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Parents--If you have not done so, please register for SchoolLoop.  Click "Register Now" to get started.  It will take 1 work day for your account to be approved.

Students--if you have any questions (including lost passwords or forgotten login names/passwords), you can ask any of your teachers for help.  Or visit Ms. Daniell in A312 during Break.  You MUST have your ID card.

Purchase Athletics Tickets

IHS is now selling Athletics Tickets through Ticket Roar. Tickets will be available for Independence Football, Volleyball, and Basketball

Purchase the 2016-2017 IHS Yearbook

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Foothill Health Clinic – Independence (Closed during summer)

1776 Educational Park Drive, San Jose, CA 95133, Building N1 (On Jackson Ave, student parking lot)

Independence Clinic #: (408) 928-9599  

After Hours contact #: (408) 729-9700


The Foothill Health Clinic is open all school days from 8am-12pm. The clinic offers comprehensive primary care, including student immunizations and sports physicals. The clinic is available to students as well as the community.  Learn about the Student Health & Wellness Program (SHWP) services provided at the Foothill Health Clinic.

Available school clinics open during the summer are:

Mt. Pleasant High School Clinic: Mon-Sat: 8am-5pm

1650 South White Road, San Jose, CA 95127

Phone: (408) 928-5250


Andrew Hill High School ClinicMon-Fri: 8am-5pm

3200 Senter Road, San Jose, CA 95111 Room S104

Phone: (408) 347-4240



The San Jose Youth Commission is the official youth advisory group to the Mayor and City Council and works to empower youth throughout the city to get more civically engaged through events, policy recommendations, and district Youth Advisory Councils. 


!!!!!!!!!!! The San José Youth Commission is proud to present its 10th Annual Citywide Youth Empowerment Conference, "Intersections," to be held at City Hall on June 9th !!!!!!!!!!

This conference will inform, educate, challenge, celebrate, and embrace the different gifts that teens bring to our city. Conference attendees will hear from inspiring speakers, be challenged by thought-provoking workshops centering around the themes of respect, tolerance, and acceptance of oneself, and compete with their peers in a Shark-Tank-style case study competition.


This year's Conference includes guest speakers (including Mayor Liccardo), empowering workshops, a chance to win a summer internship at City Hall, free food, and so much more.


When? June 9th from 9AM-4PM 

Where? 200 East Santa Clara Street, San Jose, CA (City Hall)

Register here to be an attendee or volunteer: http://www.sanjoseca.gov/prns/youthcommission


Independence High School

Memorial Golf Tournament

@ The Villages Golf and Country Club

Independence High School Golf Tournament 2017: June 10, 2017. See News for more information

2017 Summer School Information can be found here

  • For the incoming 9th summer school is June 21-July 26, 8am to 2:30pm
  • For current IHS students, summer school is June 8-July 13, 8am to 1:10pm

2017 Summer Assignments (AP and Advanced Courses)

Please remember not all classes require a summer assignment, but some do!  


Check out the Summer Assignments page  https://ihs.schoolloop.com/SummerAssignments

2017-2018 School Year

The 2017-2018 School Year starts on WEDNESDAY, August 9, 2017 on a regular bell schedule.


Information on schedule/ID pickups is coming soon (anticipated: late July)


Click here for Registrar's Office to find information on Registration, Education & Graduation Verifications, and Transcripts.  


Click here for Schedule PickUp forms including student pictures and emergency and athletics.  Free/reduced lunch forms can be found here.

Non-Discrimination Statement

East Side Union High School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation and bullying in educational programs, activities, or employment on the basis of actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, parental, pregnancy, family or marital status, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. East Side Union High School District requires that school personnel take immediate steps to intervene when safe to do so when he or she witnesses an act of discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying.

Questions or complaints of alleged discrimination, harassment, intimidation and bullying or title IX equity and compliance concerns should be directed to the Office of the Associate Superintendent of Instructional Services at (408) 347- 5061 or 830 N. Capitol Ave, San Jose, Ca 95133.

Declaración Contra la Discriminación

El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Preparatoria East Side prohíbe la discriminación, el acoso, la intimidación y el abuso en los programas educativos, las actividades o el empleo por causas de ascendencia real o percibida, edad, color de la piel, discapacidad, género, identidad de género o expresión de género, nacionalidad, raza u origen étnico, religión, sexo, orientación sexual, estado de paternidad, embarazo o estado familiar o civil o asociación con una persona o grupo de personas con una o más de estas características reales o percibidas. El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Preparatoria East Side requiere que el personal escolar tome los pasos necesarios inmediatamente para intervenir cuando sea seguro hacerlo en caso de ser testigos de un acto de discriminación, acoso, intimidación o abuso.

Las preguntas o quejas de acusaciones de discriminación, acoso, intimidación y abuso o las preocupaciones sobre la igualdad y el cumplimiento de la ley con relación al artículo IX del Código de Educación deben ser dirigidas a la Oficina del Asistente del Superintendente para los Servicios de Enseñanza al (408) 347-5061 o a la siguiente dirección: 830 N. Capitol Ave, San José, Ca 95133.

Tuyên Bố Không Phân Biệt Đối Xử

(Non-Discrimination Statement)

Học Khu Trung Học East Side nghiêm cấm mọi hành vị kỳ thị, quấy nhiễu, hăm dọa và bắt nạt trong các chương trình giáo dục, các hoạt động hoặc trong công việc không được đặc trên cơ sở về tổ tiên, chủng tộc hoặc sắc tộc, tôn giáo, giới tính, khuynh hướng tình dục, cha mẹ, người mang thai, gia đình, hoặc tình trạng hôn nhân, hoặc liên hệ với một người hoặc một nhóm với nhiều điểm thực tế hoặc đặc điểm về nhận thức. Học Khu Trung Học East Side đòi hỏi nhân viên nhà trường phải tiến hành ngay các biện pháp can thiệp một cách an toàn khi họ chứng kiến các hành vi kỳ thị, quấu rối, hăm dọa hoặc bắt nạt.

Nếu có các câu hỏi hoặc khiếu nạo về sự phân biệt đối xử, sách nhiễu, hăm dọa và bắt nạt hoặc liên quan đến Title IX sự công bằng và tuân thủ các điều này xin qúy vị liên lạc với Văn phòng Phó Tổng Giám Đốc Đặc Trách Giáo Dục tại số điện thoại (408) 347-5061 hoặc địa chỉ 830 N. Capitol Ave, San Jose, CA 95133.